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Mushroom Cultivation For the Intrepid Gardener - NOFA Workshop

Saturday, May 06, 2017

New England is blessed with an excellent climate for growing a wide variety of mushrooms, many of which contain rare nutritional and medicinal value.

This hands-on workshop will teach you the techniques necessary to grow edible mushrooms in your landscape, whether it be a backyard, woodlot, or basement.

We'll primarily focus on cultivating lion's mane and shiitake mushrooms, both renowned for their flavor, medicinal qualities, and ease of cultivation. The skills you'll practice in this class will empower you to be begin your own mycelial adventures.

All participants will walk away with an inoculated shiitake log that will fruit for 4-6 years.

Location:
Allandale Farm
259 Allandale Rd.
Brookline, MA 02446

Sponsor(s): Northeast Organic Farming Association - Massachusetts (NOFA/Mass)
Time(s): 12 pm - 3 pm
Cost: NOFA Member - $40; Non-member - $50
Phone: 860-716-5122
Email: dan@nofamass.org
Website: http://www.nofamass.org/events/mushroom-cultivation-intrepid-gardener#

Published on Monday, April 03, 2017.
All information is subject to change.

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